If you are listed as deceased on your credit report, you should dispute this information with the credit bureaus. You should obtain credit reports from all three to see which lists you as deceased and where the information is coming from.
If your entire credit report lists you as deceased, you may need to contact the Social Security Administration. Head to your local Social Security office and provide current documentation to receive an “Erroneous Death Case – Third Party Contact” letter. You can then send this letter to the credit bureaus or any other institution that incorrectly listed you as deceased.
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